Physocarpus opulifolius 'LP1' (MAGIC BALL) has a compact growth habit and branches easily (even without pruning). An easy garden plant that requires no special care! MAGIC BALL sprouts in spring with light orange shoots that turn yellow, orange & red in summer. In the fall, the leaves turn bright red. MAGIC BALL also blooms in the summer with large light pink flowers. The plant is very suitable for the retail channel, but also for the landscaping trade. The unique leaf coloration during the growing season and the large light pink flowers make this plant a great innovation for the Physocarpus assortment. The plant was bred by Leena Plant Boomkwekerijen BV from Achtmaal, protection under plant breeding legislation has been applied for. Van Vliet New Plants from Stroe has submitted the plant for inspection. Leena Plant Boomkwekerijen BV, Hoof, Hoogenraad, Verpaalen, Lodders BV and Heinje will market the plant.